Rumor: Extensive Justice League Reshoots Under Joss Whedon

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Wonder Woman was needed to be a hit to not only prove that a female led superhero film is viable, but to rehabilitate the DC Extended Universe's image. It was able to do the former with flying colors ($254.3 million global box office and counting), and is easily … [Read more...]

Colin Trevorrow Talks Jurassic World 2 and Star Wars: Episode IX

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Colin Trevorrow made a name for himself with the Sundance hit, Safety Not Guaranteed. That attracted the attention of Steven Spielberg to breathe new life into the Jurassic Park franchise with Jurassic World — which itself led to him being hired for Star Wars: … [Read more...]

Hunchback of Notre Dame and Phantom of the Opera added to Universal’s Dark Universe

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Universal's Dark Universe will kick off this weekend with The Mummy. While Sophia Boutella will play the titular character, we will also get to meet Russell Crowe's Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde, and we know that the studio won't stop there. The studio has already … [Read more...]

New Seasons of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage will Premiere in 2018

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Marvel Cinematic Universe is about to get a huge influx of material. Starting this year, Marvel Studios will start releasing three films every year. It kicked off with Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and will be followed by Spider-Man: Homecoming and Thor: … [Read more...]

Neill Blomkamp Still Planning District 10, Starts Short Film Studio, Declares Alien 5 Dead

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Neill Blomkamp exploded onto the filmmaking scene with District 9 after Weta's deal with Microsoft for him to direct a Halo film fell apart. District 9 was based on a short film called Alive in Joburg that became a viral sensation, and caught the eye of Peter … [Read more...]

Game of Thrones Final Season May Not Air Till 2019; HBO Talks Prequels

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The longer than usual wait for a shortened season of Game of Thrones is just around the corner! Season 7 marks the arrival of winter in Westeros, so production was delayed by a few months, so that the cast and crew could wait for an end of year shoot. While the … [Read more...]

Netflix CEO Wants to Cancel Even More Shows

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Fans of the Netflix series Sense8 were given a reason to mourn yesterday after the streaming giant decided to cancel the series. This comes on the heels of other cancellations, such as Marco Polo, The Get Down, and the often forgotten Bloodlines. Sense8's first … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Wonder Woman

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a long while, I've said that there is a lot riding on the Wonder Woman movie. Up to this point, the best film in the DC Extended Universe has been Man of Steel in 2013, and that film divided audiences, at best. From that point, it just gets worse. Batman V … [Read more...]

The Future of Universal’s Dark Universe

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Lots of news for Universal's first attempted shared monster film universe. The studio has a catalog of some of the best classic monster films which they're now trying to pivot into something similar to what Marvel Studios has done. Universal just recently named … [Read more...]

Godzilla vs. King Kong Finds Its Director

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Everyone is trying to build a universe of films these days. Most of them center around superheroes like the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe, but there is also the Transformers universe, and one that centers on mythological creatures with … [Read more...]

James Cameron Isn’t Worried about the 11 Year Gap Between Avatar and Avatar 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The sequels to Avatar have been so long in the making, it's hard to believe they'll ever see the light of day. What started off as two sequels to make an Avatar trilogy was then expanded to three movies, and then finally four. That development process, along … [Read more...]

Shawn Levy Talks Stranger Things Season 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I absolutely loved Stranger Things when it came out last year. It had everything you could possibly want from a TV series that was set in the 80s, all the way down to the pitch perfect tone. The only thing that really worries me is that by setting the bar so … [Read more...]

Movie Review — Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Pirates of the Caribbean is probably one of the most unlikely big-budget tentpole film franchises that has ever existed. Based on a Disney theme park show, it's hard to believe they could have built a two-plus hour film out of it — let alone five movies (and … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It's almost here! Six years of twists and turns has been leading up to a final confrontation between man and the creatures from beyond the wall in Game of Thrones. But before we get to see that, I suspect there will be a final confrontation between the remaining … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Final Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Widely regarded as one of the most popular characters in Marvel's pantheon, Spider-Man finally made his first appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Captain America: Civil War. What little we saw of Tom Holland's take on the character left fans wanting … [Read more...]

First Look at Benicio del Toro and Laura Dern in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It seems like forever since we heard that Laura Dern and Benicio del Toro would be in the next Star Wars installment. True to form, Lucasfilm has kept the character details under lock-and-key for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. But that has now changed as Vanity Fair … [Read more...]